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Civil Rights Groups Sue Arizona Over 'Wolf In Sheep's Clothing' Abortion Law

AP | BOB CHRISTIE | Posted 07.29.2013 | Politics

PHOENIX -- Civil rights groups on Wednesday sued Arizona to block a 2011 law banning abortions based on the race or sex of the child that makes it a f...

Key Voting Provision Defended By Obama

AP | MARK SHERMAN | Posted 04.26.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON — The Obama administration and civil rights groups are defending a key section of the landmark voting rights law at the Supreme Court...

Gene Demby

Civil Rights Groups Anxiously Awaiting Health Care Ruling

HuffingtonPost.com | Gene Demby | Posted 06.28.2012 | Black Voices

UPDATE: The Supreme Court voted to uphold the Affordable Care Act. Follow HuffPost's live coverage and analysis here. Valerie Jarrett, the White Ho...

A Key, Unknown Player in Civil Rights Groups' Attack on the Open Internet

James Rucker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
James Rucker

For over a year, several of the most prominent civil rights groups have been aligned with AT&T, Verizon, and Comcast -- whether knowingly or not -- in those companies' efforts to end net neutrality. But they have not acted alone.

Scapegoating Teachers Will Not Help Young Black Males Succeed

Rev. Romal J. Tune | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Rev. Romal J. Tune

Only when parents, administrators, teachers, and the community come together to find solutions can we truly address all the factors in making a child a success.